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condolence
used in Jane Eyre

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Definition
an expression of sympathy to another who is in sorrow — typically in grief over a death in the family
  • She wished me to look after the house, to see callers, and answer notes of condolence.
    Chapter 22 (11% in)
  • Kindly, as usual — and, as usual, rather trite — she condoled with him on the pressure of business he had had all day; on the annoyance it must have been to him with that painful sprain: then she commended his patience and perseverance in going through with it.
    Chapter 13 (28% in)

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